Food and Drink

Foodie Alert: 5 Best Places To Eat In Darjeeling

Planning a trip to the quaint hill station? Here are some places to visit in Darjeeling for great food—from cafes to pubs and tea rooms. Bookmark these for a unique and unforgettable culinary experience

Glenary's is a famous cafe and bakery in Darjeeling Photo: Memories Over Mocha/Shutterstock

Located in West Bengal, Darjeeling is a former summer capital of the British Empire. Often referred to as the "Queen of the Hills," Darjeeling sits among tea estates at 2,050m above sea level, providing a cool climate all year round. The beautiful hill station is known for its picturesque sunrises, old-world charm and delicious food. The cool climate and stunning views of Mt Kanchenjunga make it an ideal destination for tourists. Darjeeling has something to offer for everyone, from paragliding and monasteries to tea plantation tours, and the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, making it a must-visit destination. The town also has some amazing eateries offering delectable food. Here's a guide to some of the best places to visit in Darjeeling for great food.